Global-MINDS Curriculum

Note: All courses listed here are subject to change in the case of unforeseen circumstances

In order to fulfill the mobility requirements, students must complete 30 ECTS in each semester.

Year 1

Semester 1

SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities
Course TitleECTS
Dynamical Social Psychology5
Psychology of Acculturation and Economic Migration6
Cultural Determinants of Human Behavior and Cross Cultural Diagnosis6
Statistics and Methodology in Cross-Cultural Perspective5
Intercultural Competence Training6
General Elective2

Semester 2

University of Limerick: Inclusion and Health
University of Oslo: Mobility and Society
Course TitleECTSCourse TitleECTS
Advanced Health Psychology6Promoting Change through Social Psychology10
Migration: Inclusion and Health6Human Rights, Democracy and Reconstruction after Conflict5
Methods Elective (1 course)6Methods Elective (1 course)5 or 10
General Elective (1 course)6General Elective (up to 1 course)5

Summer School

 ECTS, Inclusion & HealthECTS, Mobility & Society
Global-MINDS Summer School in Cross-Cultural Methodology and Intervention65

Year 2

All UniversitiesECTS
Internship in the Psychology of Global Mobility, Inclusion and Diversity in Society18
Master dissertation in the Psychology of Global Mobility, Inclusion and Diversity in Society42


Year 1 by Path

Inclusion & Health

Semester 1: SWPS
Semester 2: UL
Course TitleECTSCourse TitleECTS
Required Courses
Required Courses
Dynamical Social Psychology5Advanced Health Psychology6
Psychology of Acculturation and Economic Migration6Migration: Inclusion and Health6
Cultural Determinants of Human Behavior and Cross Cultural Diagnosis6Global-MINDS Summer School in Cross-Cultural Methodology and Inclusion6
Statistics and Methodology in Cross-Cultural Perspective5
Intercultural Training Competence6
Likely Elective Course Options
Likely Elective Course Options
Doing Business in the East and in the West2
General Block
Ethnic Conflict & Reconciliation2Multiculturalism and Political Theory6
Inequality and Social Exclusion6
Methods Block
(Qualitative methods should be taken at only one university)
Qualitative Research Methods in Psychology6
Advanced Analysis in Psychology6

Mobility & Society

Semester 1: SWPS
Semester 2: UiO
Course TitleECTSCourse TitleECTS
Required Courses
Required Courses
Dynamical Social Psychology5Promoting Change through Social Psychology (PSYM4830)10
Psychology of Acculturation and Economic Migration6Human Rights, Democracy and Reconstruction after Conflict (PSY4506)5
Cultural Determinants of Human Behavior and Cross Cultural Diagnosis6Summer School in Methodology and Intervention5
Statistics and Methodology in Cross-Cultural Perspective5
Intercultural Competence Training6
Likely Elective Course Options
Likely Elective Course Options
(1 course Methods Block required. Choose additional courses from General Block to reach total of 30 ECTS.)
Doing Business in the East and in the West2
General Block
Ethnic Conflict & Reconciliation2Current Topics in Social Psychology (PSY4115)5
Social Inequality in the 21st Century: Egalitarian Norway in Comparative Perspective (SOS4100)10
Judgment and Decision Making and Social Cognition (PSY4301B)5
Methods Block
Applied Quantitative Methods (PSY4020)5
Applied Qualitative Methods (PSY4110)5